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  • Join ICJS Jewish Scholar for a talk on anti-Semitism in contemporary American politics

    April 24, 2017

    ICJS Jewish Scholar Dr. Benjamin Sax addresses anti-Semitism in the polical landscape at Towson University on Thursday, April 27. 

    When: Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
    Where: Towson University, Liberal Arts Building, Room 2310.
    For more information please see the ... read more

  • Our Ongoing Mission

    April 13, 2017

    Through education and engagement around religious difference the ICJS resolves to confront fear, prejudice, and violence directed against Muslims, Jews, and other minorities in America. 

    The mission of the Institute for Islamic, Christian, and Jewish Studies (ICJS) is to build learning communities where religious difference becomes a powerful force for good.

    To fully live out our mission in 2017:

    1) The ICJS resolves to confront Islamophobia, Anti-Semitism, and all forms of religious prejudice, in our city, in our state, and in our... read more

  • IJB Community Leader publishes Op-Ed in Baltimore Sun

    April 3, 2017

    Dedrick Asante-Muhammad, a 2016 Imagining Justice in Baltimore Community Leader, recently published an op-ed in the Baltimore Sun. The full article, "Baltimore could be a model for racial and economic equality", can be read here.

    "Baltimore could be a model for racial and economic equality" was originally published March 26,... read more

  • In Memory of Cardinal William Henry Keeler (March 4, 1931-March 23, 2017)

    March 24, 2017

    Cardinal William Henry Keeler served for seventeen years as the archbishop of Baltimore, and those who came to know him feel the heavy weight of his passing. His is a legacy that will require dedication and creativity to honor and preserve.

    The Roman Catholic community may be familiar with his achievements to develop programs for low-income city students and the most vulnerable members of our society. He bolstered educational institutions, preserved architectural treasures, spoke faithfully on behalf of the unborn, and addressed forthrightly... read more